Historical Events In 1889
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Feb 03 In the year 1889 belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 On this day in history carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 In the year 1889 walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities)
Feb 05 On this day in history elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's)
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco in the year 1889.
Feb 08 In the year 1889 flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 On this day in history the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 On this day in history john Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers)
Feb 11 On this day in history meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890
Feb 11 In the year 1889 the first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda
Feb 12 On this day in history andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 Caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east
Feb 14 In the year 1889 first trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east
Feb 17 On this day in history h[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire
Feb 18 In the year 1889 sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 On this day in history levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 On this day in history felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union in the year 1889.
Feb 22 In the year 1889 robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)
Feb 22 U.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union in the year 1889.
Feb 23 Cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye) in the year 1889.
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) on this day in history.
Mar 02 Kansas passes 1st US antitrust on this day in history.
Mar 02 Kansas passes first US antitrust on this day in history.
Mar 03 Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Mar 03 Fritz Behrend, composer on this day in history.
Mar 04 Benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1889 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)